LONG TERM SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER (ANTICIPATED 12 WEEKS) (#18-19-255)

Woodville Elementary School

Wakefield Public Schools

Wakefield, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3012760
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : October 5, 2018
  • Starting Date: November 26, 2018

Job Description

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Managing the needs of students on IEPs; many of which have overall weaknesses in both ELA and math.
• Making modifications and accommodations within the regular education classroom.
• Designing and implementing lessons in accordance with student IEPs as well as managing paraprofessional support with student caseload.
• Must have skills in breaking down curriculum into manageable steps while integrating self-advocacy and self-determination skills into task completion.
• Motivate students by counseling to develop abilities and talents.

Experience and Skills:

• Adapting assignments to different learning styles.
• Differentiating instruction.
• Good interpersonal skills to effectively work with a team.
• Solid organizational skills.
• Writing IEPs, particularly solid goals and objectives.
• Administering and reporting on assessments including the WJR-III and WIAT.
• Experience using data for progress monitoring.
• Compliance aspects around Special Education regulations
• Training in systematic phonetic based reading programs such as Lips, Wilson.
• Training in programs such as Project Read, Read Naturally, Great Leaps, Framing your Thoughts, Empower.
• Experience in Building high level of need service models within the public school setting.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Elementary
    Special Education > Mild/Moderate Disabilities
  • Welcome to Woodville Elementary School!

    Woodville School Mission Statement

    The mission of the Woodville School is to:
    Work together to provide opportunities for students to achieve their personal best.
    Develop life-long learners.
    Foster our core values: Respect, Caring, Cooperation, Honesty, and Responsibility Learn more about us...


    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Wakefield Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Massachusetts certification Required
      Teacher of Students with Moderate Disabilities PreK - 8
      Masters Degree Preferred

    • At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    This employer has requested that ALL applicants answer the following questions. It IS highly recommended that you type ANY essays IN a word processing program, save them, AND THEN paste them ON the proceeding job application page.

    • 1. Are you Wilson Certified?
      Short Essay (Answer limited TO 600 characters, including spaces)

    Contact Information

    • Michelle Zottoli , Principal
    • 30 Farm Street
    • Wakefield, Massachusetts 01880

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